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AFSFC reaches final phase of fielding Model Defender gear

| Staff Reporters
A four-year initiative to modernize the day-to-day equipment of active-duty Air Force security forces defenders reached its fifth and final phase recently with the award of a $39 million contract for state-of-the-art defender gear.
Master Sgt. Thomas Bautista wears the Air Force’s new Model Defender Individual Equipment Kit. The kit will begin rolling out to installations by the end of 2024. (Photo Courtesy Air Force Security Forces Center)


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